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KYCO students’ research highlighted at ARVO meeting
Students from the University of Pikeville-Kentucky College of Optometry presented research at the 2018 Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology (ARVO) meeting in Honolulu.
Pikeville Medical Center and University of Pikeville enter Memorandum of Cooperation
Officials from Pikeville Medical Center and the University of Pikeville announced on June 21 the entering of a memorandum of cooperation that will have a significant impact on the health, well-being and economic development of Eastern Kentucky and Central Appalachia.
Kelly Wells named Athletic Director at UPIKE
University of Pikeville men’s basketball coach Kelly Wells has been named Athletic Director. UPIKE President Burton J. Webb, Ph.D., announced Wells will assume his position July 1 as the university heads into its 2018-19 season.
University of Pikeville announces spring 2018 President’s List
University of Pikeville President Burton J. Webb, Ph.D., has released the names of the top students for the spring 2018 semester.
University of Pikeville announces spring 2018 Dean’s List
Thomas R. Hess, Ph.D., dean of the College of Arts and Sciences, Howard Roberts, Ed.D., dean of the Coleman College of Business, and Karen Damron, Ph.D., dean of the Elliott School of Nursing, have released the names of the top students at the University of Pikeville for the spring 2018 semester.
University of Pikeville hosts PEPP
High school students from nine Kentucky counties recently completed the annual Professional Education Preparation Program at the University of Pikeville-Kentucky College of Osteopathic Medicine.
KYCOM researcher participates in public health leadership program
Melissa Frazier, MPH, MBA, public health and regional workforce analysis researcher at the University of Pikeville-Kentucky College of Osteopathic Medicine, has been selected to participate in the National Leadership Academy for the Public’s Health program.
University of Pikeville ROTC cadet excels in competition, receives coveted award
Daniel Dockery, an Army ROTC cadet at UPIKE, was awarded the German Armed Forces Proficiency Badge following a two-day competition that tested skill, endurance and fitness.
KYCOM graduates first OMSP students
The first two students to complete UPIKE's Osteopathic Medical Scholars Program, Sarah Helphinstine, D.O., and Luke Wright, D.O., graduated in KYCOM’s Class of 2018.
KYCOM vice chair of pediatrics named CDC Childhood Immunization Champion
Seema Sachdeva, M.D., FAAP, vice chair of the Division of Pediatrics at KYCOM, has been named the 2018 Childhood Immunization Champion by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

 
 
 
 
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